Cyber Security Manager

  • Permanent
  • Swindon / Remote, Wiltshire
  • Posted 18th November 2021
  • £45,000-50,000 p/a + Excellent Benefits
  • Ref: RC0987

Cyber Security Manager required by market leading, award winning retail sector organisation based in Swindon. This role will require 2 days a week on average onsite. The Cyber Security Manager’s main objective is to develop and deliver a Cyber Security strategy to minimise Cyber Security risk to our client. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Working with the IT Director, create a robust Cyber Security Strategy
  • Responsible for developing, maintaining, updating and overseeing the execution of the Cyber Security Improvement Road Map, to deliver the Cyber Security Strategy.
  • To drive a culture of Cyber Security awareness and responsibility.
  • Assessing the current operating maturity model; defining target operating maturity model; populate the cyber security risk register from the gap analysis; deliver an implementation plan to remediate the risks, which ensures core systems are protected.
  • Monitor and respond to regulatory developments and latest attack vectors in alignment with industry best practices.
  • Managing Annual Cyber Security Maturity Assessments, Pen tests, CRA, Internal & External Threat landscape.
  • Working with the IT Manager in relation to Identity & Access Management
  • Support technical/business projects which ensures the appropriate level of Cyber Security controls are in place to mitigate risk.
  • Produced KPI’s and project progress reports.
  • Created and delivered a robust ISMS, with supporting policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines.
  • Acted as an escalation point of contact for all threat and vulnerability events.
  • Managed a Vulnerability Programme
  • Implemented an Incident Response plan and associated 3rd party support.
  • In depth understanding of trends in security threats, analysis of major publicised incidents and IT trends as they relate to security threats is essential.

Ideal Person……

  • An agent for change and holds the gravitas to be able to create robust infrastructure for internal and cyber security, lead, manage and comfortably converse with senior members of the executive team
  • Is an advocate for working collaboratively and collectively in pursuit of joint goals across multiple functions, bringing teams together at the right time to guarantee successful outcomes.
  • Able to influence and challenge key stakeholders effectively, holding them to account where necessary.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, being able to be a credible, authentic, influential, engaging and an effective leader in a fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Has a “vision for the future” which will enable growth within a sound security framework.

Required Experience:

  • CISSP qualified.
  • Must have a proven track record in being personally responsible for successfully delivering Cyber Security Projects.

This fantastic opportunity comes with a starting salary of £45,000-50,00 p/a and is accompanied with a benefits package which includes an excellent training and development programme, fantastic career progression opportunities, staff discount, 28 days holiday (Plus your birthday off), high street discounts, cinema ticket offers, childcare vouchers and many more.

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